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Spanish translation of “weed”

weed

noun /wiːd/
any wild plant, especially when growing among cultivated plants or where it is not wanted
mala hierba
The garden is full of weeds.
weedkiller noun a chemical etc used to kill weeds. weed out to remove (things which are unwanted) from a group or collection
desherbar, escardar
The interview process helps us to weed out unsuitable candidates for the job.
(Definition of weed from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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